Energy Efficiency

Vestas – Service Technician II (St. Leon, MB)

Service Technician II Organization Vestas Canadian Wind Technology, Inc. 1417 NW Everett Street Portland, OR 97209 USA Location of work:1 Labossiere Road Box 5006, St-Leon Manitoba, R0G 2E0 Service Department The Service Technician role is to maintain and troubleshoot complex hydraulic and electri ...

Faces Of Energy Efficiency: Celebrating Workforce Stability + Growth

Did you realize how many energy efficiency jobs there are right now in the ...

Local Water Conservation Projects Receive Federal Support

Yesterday, the federal government announced support for 58 EcoAction Community Funding Programs to help support local action on climate change and water conservation. Announced by federal Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, $4.3 million will be directed to projects across ...

LNG Canada: Getting Back to the Objective

  If rumours are true, we’ll soon be hearing about the biggest infrastructure project in Canadian history. The benefits of the Shell backed $C 40 billion LNG Canada project are pretty obvious: Jobs where they are needed, broad-based economic activity, greater taxes and royalties to government co ...

Environmental Commissioner Says New Climate Law Too Weak

Yesterday, the Environmental Commissioner of Ontario, Dianne Saxe, released a report on climate action in Ontario, which provides evidence of the impacts a warming climate has on provincial waters, and calls the province’s new climate law “much too weak.” With the release, Saxe said that the ...

Harish Hande: Sustainable Energy Is A Solution For Development & Humanity (#CleanTechnica Video)

Zachary Shahan, Director & Chief Editor at CleanTechnica, interviewed Zayed Future Energy Prize (ZFEP) winner Harish Hande of the SELCO Foundation earlier this year in Abu Dhabi. SELCO Foundation was founded in 2010 as an open-source, nonprofit, public charitable trust. It is headquartered in B ...

Why Energy Codes Matter, & What Cities Can Do

How efficient are buildings in your community? That depends a lot on the building code, which states (and sometimes cities) can use to set minimum standards for energy efficiency ...

What Is An Insulation Company Doing At Climate Week NYC?  

Rockwool is making the case for energy efficiency as the workhorse of climate change solutions ...

US Energy Efficiency Industry Employs 2.25 Million People

The US energy efficiency industry added more new jobs than any other industry in the country's entire energy sector in 2017, and now employs nearly 2.25 million people according to new figures from E4TheFuture and Environmental Entrepreneurs ...

Governor General of Canada Honours Accomplishments in Water, Infrastructure

Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, has announced that she will invest eight Officers and 31 Members into the Order of Canada on Thursday at Rideau Hall, including two recipients who work in water and infrastructure arenas. The Order of Canada  ...